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Village Train

Molyvos, Greece
+30 2253 072211
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Lovely scenic ride

Nice way to travel from Petra to Molyvos Harbour. Commentary was good. Well worth the hop on hop... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mandy N
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Chatham, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
What a great idea!

This is a fantastic inexpensive way to travel between Molyvos and Petra. When I first saw the train... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julian C
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Koh Chang, Thailand
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If you want to enjoy a pleasant and unique tour around the beautiful area of Molyvos , Petra and Anaxos,then you have to take the ''Village Train'' !. As soon as you get on , on one of our tourist trains you can wander around and visit various historic monuments and enjoy the breathtaking view of the natural landscape. In addition, our trains guide the visitors through the traditional streets of the village, the deep blue sandy beaches of Petra and Anaxos and the picturesque harbor of Mithimna as well. During the tour you can hop on and hop off at each of the different train stops. There are daily and frequent tours starting from early in the morning till late in the evening. Our trains start from the starting point of Molyvos and Petra.
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Molyvos, Greece
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+30 2253 072211
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice way to travel from Petra to Molyvos Harbour. Commentary was good. Well worth the hop on hop off price

Thank Mandy N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic inexpensive way to travel between Molyvos and Petra. When I first saw the train I thought it was meant for children and looked quite silly. But it really is so useful, easy and convenient to hop on and off between the...More

Thank Julian C
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Dia V, Ιδιοκτήτης at Village Train, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Julian! Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you liked it and we hope you had a great time here! Ofcourse it would be more convenient for you and us to sell from every stop but unfortunately the law doesnt allow us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fun, nice trip. It was a good way to travel between Petra and Molyvos. We would definitly recommend the train to travel one way, you will get to see a lot more than by taking a taxi.

Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

train from Petra to Molyvos, nice views, ticket hop on hop of 6 euro, I can recomand, we hop off Molyvos castle, we visited the fortress, then went down trought nice narrow aisles to the port, where we hop on

Thank Lintnerová R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Caught train from Petra to molyvos Scenic ride along coast, down to molyvos harbour and then up to castle. Lovely journey

1  Thank Diane D
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

if you want a ride to enjoy the molyvos view and place just take the train ,the driver has fun ,with greek music and zorbas (OPA) choo choo choo

Thank GreekTravelGOD
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

When i visited molyvos i took the village train. I enjoyed the ride very much. The view was amazing so i took as many photos as possible and listened to Greek music during the tour which I found great!!hope to see you again guys!

1  Thank Ειρήνη Σ
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

It's a convenient way to go from Petra to Molyvos and reciprocally. Tickets can be purchased directly on the train. We just wished there were more than just one train because it is usually full and there is more than an hour waiting for another...More

Thank Lutitlu
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

As we stayed near Petra we liked to visit Molivos and so we saw that train. Ticket for the whole day is 5 Euro. (one way only 3). Several times a day that train passes from Petra to Molivos (Harbour and Castle). Sad it is...More

Thank miguelVienna
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

At the end of the day, it's just a little road train and inexpensive way of getting around. Having said that, I couldn't help feeling it was a bit boring and tacky, especially as Molyvos has managed to maintain a very authentic, traditional Greek feel....More

Thank Iain S
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Dan V
June 20, 2017|
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Response from villagetrain | Property representative |
Hello, the initial boarding on the train, takes place at specific hours, even from the starting point in Petra ,even in Molivos. For more information, gou can contact with us at "info@villagetrain.gr", or to ask to our... More
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Patricia H
May 1, 2017|
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Hello ! Yes it is already running . For more info you can visit our website
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Response from Dia V |
Hello.Yes we have started from today.For more info you can visit our website
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